Cobalt-catalyzed arylation of aldimines via directed C–H bond functionalization: addition of 2-arylpyridines and self-coupling of aromatic aldimines
Date of Issue2012
School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
A cobalt–N-heterocyclic carbene catalyst, in combination with an appropriate Grignard reagent, promotes a chelation-assisted aromatic C–H functionalization reaction via addition to an aromatic aldimine.
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